Jaeyoung Chong began studying cello at age of 8 and has quickly reached an advanced performance level. He attends to Bernice MacNaughton High School in Moncton New Brunswick where he is involved in Musical Production and School Orchestra. Jaeyoung immigrated to Canada with his family in 2005 from Korea. He is currently studying with Shimon Walt in Halifax. Jaeyoung has been the section principal in the New Brunswick Youth Orchestra for the past 3 years.